Mr. Bain is a director in Harris Williams & Co.’s Consumer Group in London. He has more than 13 years of experience advising public and private companies on M&A and capital raising assignments including private mergers and acquisitions, board advisory, public company work (initial public offerings, Rule 3 mandates and hostile defense assignments), and various strategic advisory engagements. His experience has focused on the consumer space, with sub-sector coverage including retail and e-commerce, leisure and hospitality, hotels and lodging, food and beverage, and consumer products.
Prior to joining Harris Williams & Co., Mr. Bain worked at Canaccord Genuity (formerly Hawkpoint) in London where he completed over 50 transactions over a 10 year period. Prior to that he worked at Ernst & Young.
Mr. Bain is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) and received a BSc in Geography from The University of Bristol. Mr. Bain lives in London with his wife and two children.